2013 ABA Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient: Patricia Lee
Thursday, September 05, 2013
- Organization: American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service
- Source: Pennsylvania
Patricia Lee, a Partner at Hutchison & Steffen in Las Vegas, was presented with a 2013 Pro Bono Publico Award at the ABA Annual Meeting in August.
She is remarkably dedicated to pro bono efforts, both on a personal level and as a leader at her firm. In 2012, she performed more than 250 hours of pro bono service and led a pro bono initiative Hutchison & Steffen, leading it to donate more than 900 hours. Lee is a member of the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada’s Pro Bono Advisory Council, which works to encourage lawyers to take on pro bono cases, as well as a volunteer for the Child Advocacy Program in Nevada, where she represents abused and neglected children.
This video allows you to watch and listen as Lee shares her insights about receiving the award and her pro bono service.